Ethanol, Absolute (200 Proof), Molecular Biology Grade, Fisher BioReagents™

Meets ACS Specifications

Overview
Brand: Fisher Bioreagents

Manufacturer Part Number: BP2818-100

100ML Ethanol, Absolute (200 Proof), Mol Biology Grade, DNase, RNase & Protease-Free,

UNSPSC: 12191601

Code: 32

Additional Details:
Additional Details: CAS Number: 64-17-5 Weight: 0.13000kg Transport: UN number : 1170 Chem class : 1 Pack group : II


Packaging Glass Bottle
Quantity 100mL

Product Code. 10517694

Quantity Price
1 £ 18.2 / 100mL
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Description and Specification

Chemical Identifiers

Chemical Name or Material Ethanol
Name Note Absolute (200 Proof)
CAS 64-17-5
Purity Grade Molecular Biology
Purity Grade Notes DNase-, RNase- and Protease-Free
Physical Form Liquid
Assay 99.5% min.
Assay Percent Range Assay: ≥99.5% (v/v)
Molecular Formula C2H6O
Linear Formula C2H5OH
Formula Weight 46.07g/mol
Synonym Ethyl Alcohol

Specification

Acetone and Isopropyl Alcohol Pass Test
Benzene 2ppm max.
Description For nucleic acid purification and precipitation. Ultrapure molecular biology grade ethanol is used for the purification and precipitation of biomolecules such as nucleic acids and proteins. It is also used in histology to prepare staining and destaining reagents and for dehydrating tissues prior to embedding.
DNase DNase free
Identification Pass Test
Infrared Spectrum Conforms to reference
Methanol 0.1% max.
Packaging Glass Bottle
Protease Protease free
Residue after Evaporation 0.001% max.
Solubility in Water Pass Test
Substances Darkened by H2SO4 Pass Test
Substances Reducing Permanganate Pass Test
Titratable Acid 0.0005 mEq /g max.
Titratable Base 0.0002 mEq /g max.
Water 0.2% max.
RNase Not Detected
Flash Point 12°C (53.6°F)
Boiling Point 78°C / 172.4°F
Color Clear Colorless
Melting Point -114°C / -173.2°F
Quantity 100mL
Chemical Name or Material Ethanol
Name Note Absolute (200 Proof)
CAS 64-17-5
Purity Grade Molecular Biology
Purity Grade Notes DNase-, RNase- and Protease-Free
Physical Form Liquid
Assay 99.5% min.
Assay Percent Range Assay: ≥99.5% (v/v)
Molecular Formula C2H6O
Linear Formula C2H5OH
Formula Weight 46.07g/mol
Merck Index 15, 3814
Synonym Ethyl Alcohol
ChemAlert Storage Symbol Red
Health Hazard 2 WARNING!
Health Hazard 3 Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. May cause irritation of respiratory tract. May cause central nervous system effects. Aspiration hazard if swallowed - can enter lungs and cause damage. This substance has caused adverse reproductive and fetal effects in humans. Substances known to cause developmental toxicity in humans. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air.

NFPA

Health:2
Flammability:3
Instability:0

  • Meets ACS Specifications
  • For nucleic acid purification and precipitation
  • Ultrapure molecular biology grade ethanol is used for the purification and precipitation of biomolecules such as nucleic acids and proteins
  • It is also used in histology to prepare staining and destaining reagents and for dehydrating tissues prior to embedding

Documentation Safety and Handling
ChemAlertStorageSymbol : Red

WARNING!

Emergency Overview
Flammable liquid and vapor. May cause irritation of respiratory tract. May cause central nervous system effects. Aspiration hazard if swallowed - can enter lungs and cause damage. This substance has caused adverse reproductive and fetal effects in humans. Substances known to cause developmental toxicity in humans. Use personal protective equipment. Keep away from open flames, hot surfaces and sources of ignition. Wash off immediately with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Obtain medical attention. Obtain medical attention. Move to fresh air.

NFPA

Health:2
Flammability:3
Instability:0